LEIC-15DB57: Iron age North eastern plated stater

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Unique ID: LEIC-15DB57

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Iron Age contemporary cored copy of an inscribed stater, North eastern, probably Vep Corf 10-60 (inscription similar to Hobbs 3258- Horse similar to 3301).


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: AD 10
Date to: AD 60

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 5.05 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Secondary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: AVN COST
Secondary ruler/issuer:
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
Obverse description: left facing horse, with circle and dot for head
Obverse inscription: AV[N?]above horse, under, T I C?
Reverse description: rosettes and crescents joined by line
Reverse inscription: none
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Contemporary copy (Plated copy)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4293
Four figure Latitude: 52.533253
Four figure longitude: -1.382268
1:25K map: SP4293
1:10K map: SP49SW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: reported by his garndson Mr Roach

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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